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Ribfest & Hot Nite in the City

  • Dates: August 10, 2018 - August 12, 2018
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Riverside Park
  • Address: 300 Lorne Street, Kamloops, BC V2C 1W3
  • Time: 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Price: FREE

The 7th Annual Daybreak Rotary Ribfest is back once again Kamloops!

Over three days in August, join us in Riverside Park to enjoy live entertainment, vendors, refreshments and of course, award-winning ribs from Champion Ribbers. All activities are free to enjoy, including the Family Fun Zone, which features an assortment of bouncy castles, live family entertainment, face painting, kids games and more!

Since 2012, this has become the family event in Kamloops and is the biggest Rib Festival in North America. We have raised over $500,000 for local charities! Come be apart of Kamloops’ Signature Event!


This event also Showcases Hot Nite in the City

One time per year, on a Friday & Saturday in August, 6 city blocks in downtown Kamloops, BC are closed off to allow Street Rods, Customs, American Muscle, Sport-compact, Tuners, British, European, Asian, Collector, Vintage, Motorcycles, Race Competition vehicles, Big Rigs and now electric vehicles, to line the streets for the annual Hot Nite In The City Show-n-Shine!

This local annual event had a record 542 registered vehicles tlast year! Come down, get your ribs and stroll down Victoria Street to view all the spectacular cars on show  

Something for Everyone